Nominal Guns53W006
OperatorSwedish Navy
ShipyardBjörkenäs - Värmland W006
ConstructorHolger OlssonW006
CategoryFirst RateW006
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action31.5.1564W006


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Keel118' 0"Swedish fot35.0342 (114′ 11″ Imperial)
Between Perpendiculars162' 0"Swedish fot48.0978 (157′ 9″ Imperial)
Moulded Breadth45' 6"Swedish fot13.7168 (44′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen700Swedish Last 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentSWLto1721


1563Broadside Weight = 364 Imperial Pound (342.643 lbs 155.4464 kg)W006
Gun Deck2 Swedish 48-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Swedish 36-Pounder
Gun Deck9 Swedish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Swedish 9-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Swedish 3-Pounder
Gun Deck50 Smaller guns

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1563672 W006

1 Flag Officer

1564 - 31.5.1564AmiralJacob Bagge (1502-1577)ref:1154

Service History

30.5.1564Battle of Öland


W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
SWLto1721Swedish Warships List 1521-1721Jan GleteBook
ref:1154Wikipedia - Sweden Web Site

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Tom Jensen on Friday 12th of July 2019 05:10

Are the guns of this correct? Checking the source it gives a few more 36-pdrs, 6-pdrs, 18-pdr, 9-pdrs, and 2-pdrs.

Posted by regis on Sunday 9th of September 2018 14:11

just see today a documentary on the discovery of his wreck on "Arte" deutch french TV Channel

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